Blindness in "Cathedral" Essay by The Research Group

Blindness in "Cathedral"
A description of the emotional blindness of the narrator in short story "Cathedral" by Raymond Carver.
# 71190 | 690 words | 1 source | MLA | 2003 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2003 in Literature (General)

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This paper examines Raymond Carver's short story "Cathedral" and focuses on the function of the narrator and of the blind man. It analyzes the narrator's realization of his own emotional and intellectual blindness.

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"Raymond Carver's short story Cathedral is narrated by a man who finds it all but impossible to be in the presence of Robert, a blind friend of his wife's. This unnamed narrator, a man in middle life married to a woman who has ..."

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